Beyond Components of Wellbeing: The Effects of Relational and Situated Assemblage

  • Sarah Atkinson
  • Published 2013 in Topoi : an international review of philosophy


Despite multiple axes of variation in defining wellbeing, the paper argues for the dominance of a 'components approach' in current research and practice. This approach builds on a well-established tradition within the social sciences of attending to categories whether for their identification, their value or their meanings and political resonance. The paper… (More)